Academy Nightcap tells the more risqué stories of nature. » More
Join us for a series of four dino drawing opportunities led by renowned local paleo-artist Jason C. Poole. » More
A Shaker of Science
A pay-what-you-wish, interactive virtual happy hour. » More
Evening soirée featuring quirky science, potent libations, off-script tours, and more. » More
Academy Town Square
The Academy’s Town Square series is designed to engage and provide relevant educational content to the public on environmental issues. » More
Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival
The Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival showcases new films that celebrate the beauty of the earth, explore challenges facing our planet and inspire personal action. » More
Join our free informal discussion on the latest science news that affects our everyday lives. » More
Science on Tap
Science on Tap is a monthly science café in Philadelphia for anyone who is interested in getting together with other people to discuss a range of engaging science topics. » More
Lectures and Talks
Hear distinguished lecturers, scientists, artists, and authors discuss topics ranging from natural history and science to wildlife art and conservation.
Outside Clubs and Societies
The Academy has a long association with local clubs and societies interested in the natural world. All of the groups presented here welcome you, whether you're an amateur, a student, or a professional.